NaFAA, Partners Sign 3.5M Euros Integrated Rice-Fish Project

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As part of efforts to improve food and nutrition security and incomes of rural Liberians, the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has signed...

Agriculture Minister Cooper Vows to Transform Liberia’s Cocoa Sector

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-Poised to make cocoa the next rubber in Liberia Liberia’s Agriculture Minister Jeanine M. Cooper has vowed to transform the cocoa sector of the country...

Passion Farm: Striving to Grow Liberia’s Poultry Industry

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The inability of Liberian commercial poultry farmers to increase production has made Liberia to depend largely on imported alternatives since the end of the...

Feed Shortage Stalls Rural Women’s Poultry Project

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The lack of poultry feed has stalled production for members of the Welekemah Rural Women Farmers Cooperative in Sanoyea, Bong County. Speaking to the Daily...

MOA Donates New Power Tiller to Makona River Rice Farm in...

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As part of efforts to support small holder farmers, the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) has donated a brand new power tiller machine to the...

Food Distribution, Inputs Supply Aid For Smallholder Farmers Should Be Reconsidered

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-MOA food security situation report indicates A recent food security situation report of the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) says Grow, an agro advisory group, has...

GVL Renovates Education Facilities in Sinoe, Grand Kru

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In fulfillment of its commitment to support education in its operational areas, Golden Veroleum (Liberia) Inc., (GVL) has begun rehabilitating a number of schools...

Women in Beekeeping: Alternative Livelihoods, Enhancing Biodiversity Conservation

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Harvesting honey is a job traditionally associated with men because they are more able to work the late hours required to harvest honey at...

Lofians Showcase Proceeds from Communal Farming

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After taking over as Internal Affairs Minister, Varney Sirleaf promised to restore communal farming as a way of engaging local communities to make farms...

LADA’s COVID-19 Seeds: A Motivation for Smallholder Rice Farmers

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... to overcome food security challenge The Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is having devastating effects on agriculture and food security of Liberians, mainly the vulnerable citizens...

NaFAA, EU Distribute COVID-19 Hygiene Materials to Fishing Communities

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As part of efforts to help contain the spread of the Coronavirus, the National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) with support from the European...

AfDB Unveils Strategic Roadmap for Food Security against COVID-19

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A report released alongside the roadmap recommends immediate, short- and medium-term solutions for the agriculture sector The African Development Bank has unveiled a strategic roadmap...

Bong Cassava Chips Ready for Export to China

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Impressively, a local cassava chips producer in the town of Melekie, Bong County, Ma Musu Barto, now has a large quantity of cassava chips...

FUNL Reaches Out to Vulnerable Farmers Amid COVID-19

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-Donates Food, non-food items to help ease economic burdens The Farmers Union Network of Liberia (FUNL) has identified with vulnerable farming communities with the provision...

US-based NGOs Provide Emergency Relief Items to 7 Villages in Rural...

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Two US based non-governmental organizations - Education Care Africa (ECA) and the Penn Towne Chapter of The Links Inc. - have donated 100 bags...

Liberia, Guinea Allow Cross Border Movement of Agriculture Produce

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MOA food security situation report reveals Recent food security report of the Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) has revealed that cross border movement of agriculture produce...

MOA Gets US$10.5M from World Bank to Mitigate COVID-19 Impacts on...

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The Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) says the World Bank has approved US$10.5 million funding support to the Government of Liberia (GOL) through the MoA...

Solidaridad Deploys Digital Tools for Agricultural Extension Support to Local farmers

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Solidaridad Liberia has introduced digital tools to help provide information from farmers and partners about agronomic activities involving the production of cocoa, oil palm,...

FAO Supports Smallholder Farmers During COVID-19 Lockdown

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A press release from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) has disclosed that in order to keep the agricultural value chains alive to ensure...

United Methodist Pastor, Others Escape Arrest for Dynamite Fishing

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-In Grand Bassa County The National Fisheries and Aquaculture Authority (NaFAA) has disclosed that the host Pastor of the United Methodist Church located in the...